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1,595 Helicopter Pilot Jobs

Helicopter Pilot Salaries

$68,900/year

in Ashburn, VA Learn more about salaries
$24,500 - $31,499
2% of jobs
$31,500 - $38,499
3% of jobs
$38,500 - $45,499
6% of jobs
$52,000 is the 25th percentile. Salaries below this are outliers.
$45,500 - $52,499
13% of jobs
$52,500 - $59,499
26% of jobs
$59,500 - $66,499
3% of jobs
The average salary is $68,900 a year
$66,500 - $73,499
2% of jobs
$73,500 - $80,499
11% of jobs
$85,000 is the 75th percentile. Salaries above this are outliers.
$80,500 - $87,499
13% of jobs
$87,500 - $94,499
12% of jobs
$94,500 - $101,500
2% of jobs

$68,900 Average

$24,500 $101,500
As a helicopter pilot, you fly a helicopter aircraft to transport passengers or cargo or gather information on the ground from a bird’s-eye view, like traffic data. Your job duties as a helicopter pilot include conducting pre-flight checks such as ensuring aircraft controls and instruments are working properly and checking weather forecasts for the flight path and then creating a flight plan. Your responsibilities are to communicate with dispatchers and air traffic controllers and to operate the helicopter properly, ensuring a safe flight.